Medill Selected for Faculty Leadership Program

23 Jan 2020    

Colleen Medill

Professor Colleen Medill is one of 25 University of Nebraska-Lincoln faculty members selected by the Executive Vice Chancellor’s Office for the 2020 cohort of the Faculty Leadership in Academia: From Inspiration to Reality (FLAIR) program.

 The FLAIR program provides professional development for University faculty who are considering a leadership role or are in their first leadership position and considering continuing on a leadership path. Participants will focus on learning about and preparing for potential leadership opportunities in campus administration, faculty governance, professional societies, research and academics.

Professor Medill is nationally recognized for her scholarship on federal employee benefits law and related public policy. Over the course of her career, she also has received numerous teaching awards. Most recently, in 2018, she received the University of Nebraska Outstanding Teaching and Instructional Creativity Award, which is the highest honor for teaching awarded by the University of Nebraska system.